The Louvre Doll

By on January 11, 2013

French voodoo Louvre Doll

The ‘Louvre Doll’ is an ancient French voodoo doll found in a jar with an inscribed tablet. It depicts a nude woman in a kneeling position pierced by thirteen needles.

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    Derek

    October 31, 2013 at 12:16 pm

    Not French (though housed in the Louvre). Discovered in Egypt and dates back to 4th century AD.

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